[tz] Proposal for new zone: America/WestWendover

Tobias Conradi tobias.conradi at gmail.com
Tue May 22 11:12:44 UTC 2012

covering the City of West Wendover, Nevada
currently in America/Detroit

According to
ftp://ftp.iana.org/tz/data/northamerica 8.54
# From Rives McDow (2000-08-30):
# West Wendover, NV (from PST TO MST) ... 1999-10
This has already been reported in 2000.

Area was on Pacific Time. In 1999 a proposal was made to change it to
Mountain Time
This was enacted

According to

as of May 18, 2012
§ 71.9   Boundary line between mountain and Pacific zones.
Utah-Nevada-Arizona-California. From the northeast corner of the State
of Nevada southerly along the Utah-Nevada boundary to the junction
with the northern border of the City of West Wendover, Nevada. Then
westward along the northern, western, and southern boundaries of the
City of West Wendover back to the Utah-Nevada boundary.

http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-1999-10-21/html/99-27240.htm enacting
the new border says:
This rule is effective at 2:00 a.m. PDT, Sunday, October 31,

Tobias Conradi
Rheinsberger Str. 18
10115 Berlin


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